Author David A. Robertson

David A. Robertson. Credit: Amber Green.

Photo: Amber Green

David A. Robertson is a nationally bestselling author of children’s books, graphic novels, and novels. His books have won many awards, including the Governor General’s Literary Award for his picture book about the residential school system When We Were Alone. David educates as well as entertains through his writings about Indigenous Peoples, reflecting their cultures, histories, communities, as well as illuminating many contemporary issues. He lives in Winnipeg with his wife and five children and is a member of Norway House Cree Nation.

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15oct(oct 15)16:0018(oct 18)23:59Conversations: Picture Perfect16:00 - 23:59 (18) CEST Event Type:Discussion,Guest of Honour – Virtual Program 2020,Interview | Conversation,Online

17oct10:2310:29Interview of Canadian author David A. Robertson with Lars von Törne on his recently published books in Germany “When we were alone” and “Strangers” (Little Tiger and Merlin Verlag)10:23 - 10:29 CEST Event Type:Author event outside the fair grounds,Guest of Honour – Virtual Program 2020,Interview | Conversation,Lecture | Presentation,Online